ISCA Archive SLTDP 1993
  ISCA Archive

Speech and Language Technology for Disabled Persons

Stockholm, Sweden
31 May - 2 June 1993

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The development of speech-processing aids for the DEAF - past, present and future
Arne Risberg

Speech intelligibility improvement for people with cochlear implants
Wolfgang Helmut Döring, Hans-Günter Hirsch

The laura cochlear implant programmed with the continuous interleaved strategy and phase-locked continuous interleaved
S. Peeters, F. E. Offeciers, L. Moeneclaey

New coding strategy for the nucleus speech processor
Barry Nevison

Comparison of speech features for presentation to the profoundly DEAF
Ian R. Summers, Ruth Gray

Consumer-based electroacoustic hearing aid measures
Donald G. Jamieson, Todd Schneider

Speech analytic hearing aids for the profoundly DEAF: technical design aspects and user field trial results
John Walliker, Julian Daley, Kerensa Smith, Andrew Faulkner, Adrian Fourcin

Tactile representation of selected acoustic-phonetic features for use in lipreading
Paul Dalsgaard, Ove Andersen, Viggo Moss Hansen

A new training and assessment technique for cochlear implants
Maxine Eskenazi, E. Vormes, G. Monguillot, B. Frachet

Issues of reverberation regarding acoustic prosthetic devices
A. Maynard Engebretson

Speech signal conditioning communication aids for the impaired with severe auditory sensory damages
D. Bauer, J. C. Geiger, R. Beerwerth

The execution of tracking experiments with a system for the synthesis of tactile speech equivalents
Hans Georg Piroth, Thomas Arnhold, Hans Lindow

A tactile system for speech listening based on phonetic representation
E. M. Ellis, A. J. Robinson

Alaryngeal female speech: an approach for the restoration of gender
J. Crestel, M. Guitton

Parametric transformation of speech signals
K. Hermansen, F. K. Fink, U. Hartmann

Computer aided learning in the new educational approach to surdity
Claude Hustinx

Symbol: multilingual and multicode lexical learning systemon CD-i environment
Georges Rensonnet

A multi-media program exercising the basics in lip-reading, cued-speech and sign-language vocabulary
Birgit Cook

Design of a system for electronic dictionary of Japanese sign language
Yumiko Fukuda, Shizuo Hiki

A comparison of fundamental frequency development of DEAF and hearing children aged 4 to 20 years
Cilia M. Beijk, Ben A. G. Elsendoorn

Still-picture telephony for an aphasic user
Magnus Magnusson

Is speech recognition worth it?
Judy Lariviere, Elizabeth MacKinnon, Nancy Risebrough

Evaluation of strategies for replacing mouse action with speech
M. Zajicek, C. Rose

Alternative strategies for creating autoCAD drawings
Corine Bickley, Sheri Hunnicutt, Lori Lamel

The BLISPHON alternative communication system for the speechless individual
Georgios Kouroupetroglou, Antonis Anagnostopoulos, Georgios Papakostas, Aris Charoupias

A tool for the rapid development of new synthetic voice personalities
Iain R. Murray, John L. Arnott

Grammatical recognition in computer aided conversation
Matthew E. J. Wood, Eric Lewis

Telefax communication for people with mental
Jane Brodin

HSP-form training helps children to begin with reading
Torben Moller-Sorensen

The impact of technology on speech rehabilitation
Harry Levitt

Impaired persons facilities based on a multi-modality speech processing system
S. Aguilera, M. A. Berrojo, F. M. Gimenez de los Galanes, J. Colas, J. Macias, J. M. Montero

A speech therapy workstation providing visual feedback of segmental quality
Alan A. Wrench, M. S. Jackson, Mervyn A. Jack, D. S. Soutar, A. G. Robertson, Janet MacKenzie Beck, John Laver

A multi-parameter speech training system
Hector Javkin, Norma Antonanzas-Barroso, Amitav Das, Nancy Niedzielski, Yoshinori Yamada, Norio Murata, Harry Levitt, Karen Youdelman

CASPER: computer assisted speech evaluation expert system
James A. Till

Speech rehabilitation programme for mentally disabled children
Onsy A. Alim, T. Anber, R. Ahmed

Facilitated voice output communication for persons with autism using a ZYGO MACAW
Brian M. Weiss

A voice-controlled telecommunication terminal
Fred Runge, Ulrich Schultheiß

Evaluation of multi-talk II: feedback from users and their partners
Parimala Raghavendra, Elisabet Rosengren

A method for obtaining control parameters for a parallel formant synthesizer
Katherine T. Samworth

Enhancing a communication prosthesis with vocal emotion effects
John L. Arnott, Norman Alm, Iain R. Murray

Personalizing synthesized voices
Debra Yarrington, Richard Foulds

A speech training aid
R. W. Series

A product oriented teaching and training system for speech handicapped children
Klara Vicsi

PC based speech training environment for deaf children
Stefan Grocholewski

Speech technology for visually disabled persons: research and practical use
J. M. Gill

A pocket reading device for the blind
Wolf-Joachim Fischer, Wolf Owe, Ulrich Kordon, Diane Hirschfeld

Evaluation of an electronic newspaper for the blind in the netherlands
Renee van Bezooijen, Willy Jongenburger

An improved greek reading machine for visually impaired persons
G. Epitropakis, N. Yiourgalis, D. Valkaniotis, P. Pierros, C. Kesendes, Nikos Fakotakis, George Kokkinakis

Testing users acceptance of ciber232, a text-to-speech system used by blind persons
Joaquim Llisterri, Natividad Fernandez, Francesc Gudayol, Juan Jose Poyatos, Josep Marti


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